Sam Mascuch, Graduate Student
A first year graduate student, Sam obtained her B.A. at Boston University in 2006. Upon graduating she joined the laboratory of Lawrence C. Paoletti where she contributed to research aimed at developing novel conjugate vaccines against group B Streptococcus. Currently, Sam is working to identify and quantify transcriptional changes that occur in eukaryotic cells exposed to natural products. Other interests include elucidation of the mechanism of action of bioactive compounds, and discovery of novel anti-inflammatory agents.